[users] ClamAV 0.98.1

Nicolas Thierry-Mieg Nicolas.Thierry-Mieg at imag.fr
Tue Feb 4 09:05:04 CET 2014


On 02/03/2014 09:51 PM, David Hrbáč wrote:
> Dne 3.2.2014 18:19, Ben napsal(a):
>> On Thu, 30 Jan 2014, David Hrbáč wrote:
>>
>>> [ClamAV]
>>
>> Can you tell me why 0.98.1 creates a new user
>>
>>   clamav:x:496:497:Clam Anti Virus Checker:/var/clamav:/sbin/nologin
>>
>> as opposed to 0.98's
>>
>>   clam:x:497:498:Clam Anti Virus Checker:/var/lib/clamav:/sbin/nologin
>>
>> This has caused us some issues...
>>
>> Ben
>
> Ben,
>
> Package creates a user. It does not specify UID nor GID, see
> https://github.com/repoforge/rpms/blob/b69e2f6ac5c334abf382bbc579d0ccc84ff9a8ff/specs/clamav/clamav.spec#L289.
> See also the last commit diff, there's no change with the user:
> https://github.com/repoforge/rpms/commit/b69e2f6ac5c334abf382bbc579d0ccc84ff9a8ff

the username is different (clamav vs clam), as well as the homedir. OP, 
are you sure you didn't switch repos, eg between epel and rf?


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